red flag

The thought of a new school year can trigger debilitating fears in children with anxiety. (Photo: Thinkstock)

Jitter Bug

Dealing with the ‘Back to School’ Butterflies For most kids, there is nothing like the phrase “back to school” to throw cold pool water on an otherwise glorious summer vacation. At the first mention of back-to-school preparation, many children experience a passing wave of
Read More
Reaching a relationship road bump? Sit down and talk it out. (Photo: Almay))

Step Back

Avoid Relationship Road Blocks There are many twists and turns throughout a relationship. The lucky ones are able to overcome any struggle or indifference. For others, it is harder to get over relationship problems. What are some relationship speed bumps that can make or break a
Read More
Conflict of any kind tends to be uncomfortable. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Combating Conflict

Tackling Relationship Confrontation You and your significant other are probably still riding that post-Valentine’s Day high. You had a wonderful, sweet time together, and you never want to face reality again. But there’s no way to avoid the inevitable. As the saying
Read More
12